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Swedish Study Doubts Autism Epidemic

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With the number of diagnoses of autism seemingly increasing every day, it seems as though an epidemic of sorts has arisen. However, a new study has found that instead of autism occurring more commonly, more people are simply being diagnosed with it.

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How Different Countries Stand for Education Equality

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Of the estimated 500 million persons with disabilities worldwide, 120 million to 150 million are children. Eighty percent of these children live in lower to lower-middle-income countries, where they are more likely to not receive the resources needed to ensure successful development into adulthood.

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Armenia Joins List of Countries to Benefit From ICare4Autism’s Curriculum Training

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ICare4Autism is proud to partner with Narine Vardanyan with the International Child Development Center this summer, bringing autism therapies to the Armenian community.

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Policy Expert Joins Forces with ICare4Autism to Help Ghana

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Mr. Fosu will assist in our efforts regarding Ghana; to help ICare4Autism reach the Ghanaian government so that we can increase awareness of autism in Ghana, upgrade training and facilities, and expand the overall knowledge base of caregivers and educators.

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Bangladeshi Researcher Maps Out New Autism Genetic Risk Factors

Uddin’s method involves comparing several different data sets involving the function of genes to specific locations in the brain and the activities performed there. By sorting these different data sets, he hopes to unravel the different genetic links to autism.

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Portraits of Autism That Break Stereotypes

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The following 8 artists have debunked major misconceptions about people living on the spectrum. They celebrate neurodiversity and value the perspective that comes from being autistic.

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Autism Talent Showcased in Seskatchewan

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A Canadian student has many talents of his own but recently he has been working on showcasing the talents of his fellow classmates. More specifically, he wants to give a voice to those with autism spectrum disorder.

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European Punk Band with Disabilities

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Finnish punk rock band, PNK, consists of four members who each have a developmental disability. Soon, they will compete in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest.

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Thinking About Sending Your Child with Autism to Summer Camp?

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Don’t be discouraged! Now there are camps that cater to children with special needs. Whether you are interested in a day program or a sleep away camp, there are many options to consider.

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China’s Autistic Children Living in Silence

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The densely populated nation has a distinct lack of trained professionals who specialize in autism therapy. Assuming that autism rates in China are statistically similar to other countries, it is likely that millions of children have with ASD are never diagnosed.

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